What is biting the Karnataka Congress this time

Bengaluru, Oct 8: The ripples in the Karnataka Congress do not seem to end. Just when one rebellion was put to rest another rose and this time the unhappiness was made known on Twitter.

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Dissent grows, resort politics returns to Karnataka, Cong awaits Jarkiholi’s next move

jar-sidBengaluru, Sep 18: There appears to be no let up in dissent within the Karnataka Congress. Former Chief Minister of Karnataka, Siddaramaiah who was roped in to play peace maker appears to have failed in his efforts.

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With a day left for swearing in, lobbying in Karnataka Congress touches dizzying heights

hdk-dksWith a day left for the council of ministers to be sworn in, there is lobbying within the Congress has touched dizzying heights. As per the agreement with the JD(S), the Congress would get 22 berths out of the 34.

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Karnataka Congress MLA, Siddu Nyamgouda dies in road accident

siddunyamgoudaCongress MLA from Karnataka, Siddu Nyamgouda passed away in a road accident. He was on his way from Goa to Bagalkot when his car met with an accident.

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To warn Karnataka Congress, BJP uses a ‘Game of Thrones’ meme

The Karnataka BJP used a Game of Thrones meme to warn the Congress. The meme showed Ned Stark, the Warden of North with his sword ice mouthing the motto of House Stark, ” winter is coming.”

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How the minority status for Lingayats will benefit only medical colleges

The big debate is on the recommendation of a religious minority status for the Lingayats in Karnataka. While the opposition BJP has termed the decision by the Karnataka Congress government as an attempt to divide the Hindus, the other question is who will such a move benefit.

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Former Karnataka Congress minister, Qamrul Islam passes away

qamarulFormer Congress minister Qamrul Islam passed away in Bengaluru today. He suffered from a cardiac arrest.

Karnataka Congress to continue with Dalit face ahead of assembly polls

siddarahiahThe Congress high command put all speculation to rest and decided to continue with Dr. G Parameshwar as the head of the Karnataka unit of the party. There is less than a year to go for the assembly elections in Karnataka and the party decided that it would continue with the Dalit face to lead the party.

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Resort politics- Karnataka Congress certain of win in RS polls, but not ready to take chances

siddaThe Congress has made a strong pitch in Karnataka to the Election Commission of India not to postpone the elections in the wake of television channels conducting a sting operation.
As parties in Karnataka wait for a final decision from the Election Commission of India, it appears that the results of the Rajya Sabha elections in the state are becoming extremely clear.

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Karnataka likely to have two Deputy Chief Ministers

sidd_2356131gBengaluru, May 4: The Karnataka Congress is in desperate need for some course correction and the high command has suggested a host of measures to ensure that the party does not split up.
While decisions would be made only after May 20, the high command has been receiving complaints about Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.

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